Meal: Dinner On Arrival at Haridwar Railway Station our cab on there you will meet and assist by our representative and drive to Barkot via Mussoorie, enroute visit Mussoorie Lake & Kempty Fall in Mussoorie. Later drive straight to Barkot. Check into the hotel arrival in Barkot Dinner & Overnight stay at Barkot. Barkot Weather – generally pleasant in summer, the temperature ranges from 25-30 degree Celsius, winter: the Days are pleasantly cool but the nights are cold, temp ranges from 10 deg to 05 deg.
Day 2 : Barkot – Yamunotri – Barkot 36kms drive & 5 Kms Trek one side Height 3235 MTS.
Meal: Breakfast & Dinner Early morning after breakfast packed breakfast, drive to Jankichatti / Phoolchatti & star trek from here to Yamunotri 6kms Either by walk or by horse or by Doli at own cost. After taking bath in Jamunabai Kund’s warm water and having “Darshan” of “Yamunaji” return to Jankichatti by trek. Later drive towards Barkot, Dinner & Overnight stay at Barkot. Yamunotri Temple: Maharani Gularia of Jaipur built the temple in the 19th Century. It was destroyed twice in the present century and rebuilt again. At Yamunotri, One can cook rice by packing it in a cloth and dipping it in the hot water of the Tapt Kund. Pilgrims take this cooked rice home as “Prasad”. Here near the temple “Pooja” can be offered to Divya Shila. Surya Kund: There are a Number of thermal springs near temple, which flows into numerous pools. The most important of these is Surya Kund. Yamunotri Weather – In summer the maximum temp is 18 degrees and the minimum is 10 degrees celsius. The days are pleasantly cool but the nights are cold.
Day 3 : Barkot – Uttarakashi 100kms/4hr Height 1352 MTS.
Meal: Breakfast & Dinner Morning after breakfast, drive to Uttarakashi. Check into the hotel arrival in Uttarakashi. Visit Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Uttarakashi Dinner & Overnight stays at Uttarakashi Uttarakashi is home to a number of ashrams, temples. The name of the town reflects its similarity to and location as north of the city of Kashi Varanasi. Similar to Varanasi, town of Uttarakashi is also situated on the banks of River Ganga. Vishwanath temple – Vishwanath temple is one of the oldest Shiva temples in Northern India. Re-constructed in 1857 by Maharani Khaneti Devi of Tehri State in the ancient architectural style. It is situated at the heart of the town. A massive iron trident, symbolic of divine mother’s, is erected and worshiped from time immemorial at the temple complex. Ganeshji, Sakshi Gopal, Markandeya Rishi’s small shrines are also part of the temple complex. Akhand Jyoti as well as Akhand Abhishek, special Aarti at morning and evening are offered. As per Skunda Puran, Uttarakashi is known as ‘Saumya Varanasi’, the abode of Lord Shiva in Kaliyug and counted as one of the twelve Jyotirlingas. Shakti temple – Right in front of the Vishwanath temple is Shakti temple. It has a big ‘Trishul’ of about 6 meters in height and a circumference of 90 cms. At bottom. Though there are different views about the making of this, the upper part of it seems to be made up of iron and the lower one is of copper. As per the epics this Shakti was thrown on the devils by the Goddess Durga Shakti, hence it gets its name. Since then this Shakti is erected over here. Uttarkashi Weather – Generally hot in summer, the temperature ranges from 30-35 degree Celsius but nights is pleasant, cold in winters.
Day 4 : Uttarakashi – Gangotri – Uttarakashi 100kms/3-4 each side Height 3048 MTS.
Meal: Breakfast & Dinner Early morning packed breakfast drive to Gangotri, enroute at Gangnani take a holy dip in Garam Kund, further drive to Gangotri via beautiful Harsil Valley. Harsil is famous for its nature beauty and for the majestic views of the Deodar trees and mountains. On arrival at Shree Gangotri, take a holy dip in the sacred river Ganges which is also called Bhagirathi at its origin. Perform Pooja and Darshan, after that relax for some time in the lovely surroundings. Later drive back to Uttarakashi. Dinner & Overnight stay at Uttarakashi Gangotri Temple: The temple was constructed by the Gorkha General Amar Singh Thapa in the 18th Century, is situated on the right bank of Bhagirathi. Gangotri Weather – The maximum temperature during summer can go up to 20° Celsius. Summer nights can get cooler with a minimum temperature of 10° Celsius. Light woolen clothes are required while visiting Gangotri during summer. Winter season is very chilly in Gangotri. Gangotri will be covered in sheets of snow during winter. Pilgrim centers remains closed throughout winter due to heavy snow falls.
Day 5 : Uttarakashi -Guptkashi – Kedarnath – Guptkashi Via Chopper 30kms by road & 19kms Trek one way Height 3384
Meal: Breakfast & Dinner Morning after breakfast drive to Gaurikund, start your trek from Gaurikund to Kedarnath by Pony / Doli / Helicopter at your own cost. Visit Kedarnath Temple. After temple Darshan trek down to Gaurikund. Later, drive to Guptkashi dinner & Overnight stay at Guptakashi Kedarnath: The Kedarnath shrine, one of the 12 jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva, is a scenic spot situated, against the backdrop of the majestic Kedarnath range. Kedar is another name of Lord Shiva. According to legend, the Pandavas after having won over the Kaurava in the Kurukshetra war, felt guilty of having killed their own brothers and sought the blessings of Lord Shiva for redemption. He eluded them repeatedly and while fleeing took refuge at Kedarnath in the form of a bull. On being followed he dived into the ground, leaving his hump on the surface. The remaining portions of Lord Shiva appeared at four other places and are worshipped there as his manifestations. The arms appeared at Tungnath, the face at Rudranath, the belly at Madhmaheshwar and his locks hair with head at Kalpeshwar. Kedarnath and the four above-mentioned shrines are treated as Panch Kedar. Kedarnath Weather – Due to its high altitude the weather in Kedarnath remains cold for most part of the year. Summer here is cool and pleasant while winter is severe. During summer season the temperature ies around 20°Celsius. Light woolen wear is recommended. Winter season in Kedarnath is severe with mercury falling to as low as 0°Celsius. During this time the place experiences snowfall as well. Due to the extreme climatic conditions, this time is usually avoided by tourists.
Day 6 : Guptkashi – Badrinath 160kms/7hr Height 3133 MTS
Meal: Breakfast & Dinner Morning after breakfast, drive to Badrinath. Check in to the hotel arrival in Badrinath. Pilgrims after having a bath in the Taptkund have the Darshan of Badrivishal & Aarti in evening. Brahamakapal is significant for Pinddan Shraddh of ancestors Pitrus. There are other interesting sightseeing spot like Mana, Vyas Gufa, Maatamoorti, Charanpaduka, Bhimkund and the “Mukh” of the Saraswati River. Just within the three Kms of Badrinathjee Dinner & Overnight stay at Badrinath. Mana Village: Inhabited by an Indo-Mongolian tribe, it is the last Indian village before Tibet. Vasundhara: As the name suggests, Vasundhara is a magnificent water fall. This place is 5 Kms. from Badrinath out of which 2 Kms. is motorable up to Mana. Bhim Pul: On the other side of Mana village, a massive rock forming a natural bridge, lies over the roaring Saraswati river. It presents a spectacular view of water thundering down through the narrow passage under the rock and is believed to have been placed there by Bhim, the second eldest among the five Pandava brothers. Vyas Gufa cave: Near Mana Village, this is a rock-cave where Ved Vyas is believed to have composed the Mahabharata and the pauranic commentaries. Badrinath Weather: The average maximum temperature will be around 18° Celsius and the average minimum is 8° Celsius. Warm and woolen clothes are hence required for a stay in Badrinath throughout the year. Winter in Badrinath is often accompanied by snow falls. Winter is very chilly with an average temperature of 5° Celsius. Due to the extreme climatic conditions, this time is usually closed for tourists.
Meal: Breakfast & Dinner Morning after breakfast, driver for Rudraprayag via Joshimath. Visit on the way Narsingh Temple in Joshimath later drive back to Rudraprayag via Joshimath. Check into the hotel arrival in Rudraprayag Dinner & Overnight stay at Rudraprayag. Joshimath is situated on the slopes above the confluence of the rivers Alaknanda and Dhauliganga. Of the four ‘Maths’ established by Adi Shankaracharya, Joshimath is the winter seat of Badrinath. The idol is brought down to Joshimath and installed in the temple for people to worship. There are many other temples in the township. The most important is the temple of Nir Singh with the idol of Lord Vishnu. The left arm of this deity is getting destroyed with time and the popular belief holds that the day the arm completely withers Badrinath valley will cease to exist and the Gods will transfer the residence into the neighboring Niti Valley at Bhavishya Badri. Rudraprayag Weather – generally hot in summer, the temperature ranges from 35-40 degree Celsius, Winter: the Days are pleasantly cool but the nights are cold, temp ranges from 20 deg to 05 deg.
Meal: Breakfast & Dinner Morning after breakfast, drive for Haridwar via Rishikesh. Rishikesh ‘place of sages’ is a celebrated spiritual town on the bank of Ganga and is surrounded by Shivalik range of the Himalayas on three sides. It is said that when Arabiya Rishi did hard penances, God appeared by the name of” Rishikesh” and this area hence firth came to be known as Rishikesh. Check in Hotel Dinner and overnight stay at hotel. Rishikesh: Named after the Lord Vishnu, Rishikesh is a holy city for Hindus. Located in the foothills of the Himalaya in northern India it is also known as the yoga center of the world and is home to many world renowned ashrams. Rishikesh styles itself as the ‘Yoga Capital of the World’, with masses of ashrams and all kinds of yoga and meditation classes. The fast-flowing Ganges is surrounded by forested hills inside the city. Apart from temples and ashrams Rishikesh is now a popular white-water rafting centre, backpacker hang-out, and gateway to treks in the Himalaya.
Meal: Breakfast after breakfast drive to Rishikesh, you can enjoy Local Sightseeing at Laxman Jhula, Ram Jhula and Swarg Ashram and local market. There are many temples located in vicinity, enough to help you spend some quality time in peace, admiring the serene river. You can also enjoy activities i. e. Rafting, River Crossing and Bungee Jumping & evening back to Hotel dinner & and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 10 : Rishikesh – Haridwar local sightseeing and drop
Meal: Breakfast After Breakfast Check out from the Hotel and Drive to Haridwar Sightseeing visit, Mansa Devi Temple, Haridwar, Chandi Devi, Ganga Temple, Ganga Ghat, Lord Shiva Statue Haridwar and after that our driver will drop you Haridwar & return to home with Sweet memories of Unforgettable Char Dham Uttarakhand Tour.
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